Loading Events

← Back to Events

NASA Kennedy Space Center

Upcoming Events

May 2017

NASA’s Robotic Mining Competition

May 22 - May 26
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, SR 405
Titusville, FL 32899 United States
+ Google Map

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex NASA’S EIGHTH ANNUAL ROBOTIC MINING COMPETITION Fifty U.S. university teams will compete to operate robotic excavators to mine a simulated Martian regolith in a race against the clock. NASA’s Robotic Mining Competition challenges students to design and build a mining robot that can traverse the landscape of Mars. Robots must excavate and return for deposit to simulate an off-world mining mission. Abrasive characteristics of excavation, limitations of the mining robot and the ability to operate…

Find out more »
August 2017

Rocket Launch: August 3 ULA Atlas V TDRS-M

August 3
Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Launch Complex #41
Cape Canaveral, FL United States
+ Google Map

Where: Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Space Launch Complex 41 Time: TBD NASA’s Tracking Data Relay System (TDRS) is a network of specialized satellites that provide communications services to numerous NASA spacecraft. The addition of the TDRS-M satellite will enable space communication between spacecraft and Earth for 15 additional years, replenishing NASA’s Space Network. The satellites enable near-constant communication between Earth and missions like the International Space Station and Hubble Space Telescope. Without the Space Network, scientists, engineers and control…

Find out more »
+ Export Events